Grant Park: The 150 Year Battle Over Chicago's Front Yard

Radio host Richard Steele reveals the battle between Chicago's most powerful moguls to control the city's famous lakefront.

Grant Park is more than 300 acres of prime real estate along Lake Michigan. And every inch of it belongs to the people. That’s why we call it Chicago’s Front Yard. But it’s been a 150-year battle to keep it that way. On this Detour, beloved Chicago... More

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58 minutes
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